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The recipient of an honor.
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(ˌɒn əˈri)

a person who receives an honor, award, or special recognition.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.honoree - a recipient of honors in recognition of noteworthy accomplishments
recipient, receiver - a person who receives something
academician - someone elected to honorary membership in an academy
laureate - someone honored for great achievements; figuratively someone crowned with a laurel wreath
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